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DeLay halts bid to regain House post

Leaves leadership as GOP fears grow

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / January 8, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- Faced with increasing anger from his fellow Republicans, Representative Tom DeLay of Texas announced yesterday that he will no longer seek to regain his post as majority leader. The decision brought an end to the leadership career of one of the most powerful and polarizing members of Congress. (Full article: 1357 words)

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